Instructor - Psychology and Counseling

Missouri, United States
Salary Not Specified
Feb 24, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time

Instructor (RNTT) — Psychology

Department of Psychology and Counseling

College of Education, Health, & Human Studies

Primary Responsibilities

  • Teach the equivalent of 15 hours per semester of undergraduate courses in psychology
  • Maintain a schedule of office hours
  • Attend meetings and engage in service to the University and Department

Required Qualifications:
  • MA or MS, Ph.D., Psy.D., or ABD (with Ph.D./Psy.D.) by August 2021 in developmental psychology (preferred area of specialization but will consider specializations in other areas); degree must be from a regionally accredited or internationally accredited/government certified university
  • Demonstrate experience teaching at college/university level
  • Demonstrate an interest in active participation in service
  • Demonstrate experience and knowledge of using instructional technology
  • Demonstrate strong written and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrate commitment to collegiality
  • Demonstrated commitment to a diverse work environment, including working with multi-cultural populations and an understanding of, and sensitivity to, issues affecting women and minorities

As a regional public university (with a graduate mission), Southeast seeks candidates with a commitment to excellent undergraduate (and graduate) education and student success within the framework of the teacher-scholar model. Applications of instructional technology and pedagogical research are supported through the Center for Scholarship in Teaching and Learning and the Office of Online Learning. Successful candidates will contribute to the development of innovative curricula and delivery strategies, including traditional, blended, and online formats, and participate in initiatives promoting student success, retention, and degree completion.

Required Information & Deadline:

Application Deadline: The position is available August 2021 and will remain open until filled. To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by March 26, 2021 .

To Apply: Submit the following items online by clicking on the APPLY button at the top of the page:

  • Letter of interest addressing position qualifications
  • Current curriculum vita
  • Unofficial copies of transcripts (official copies are required when offer of employment is accepted)
  • Name and contact information of three current references

Additional Information:

Departmental Information: The Department of Psychology and Counseling is housed within the College of Education, Health, and Human Studies at Southeast Missouri State University. The Department embodies the University’s mission statement, actively engaging students in experiential learning and demonstrating a commitment to student success, research productivity, and service throughout the campus community and region. The department offers multiple undergraduate and graduate programs. Further information regarding the Department can be found at

University Facts: Southeast Missouri State University is a comprehensive regional state university with five colleges, 10,000 students, and a faculty and staff of over 1,050. Southeast, a moderately selective institution, offers baccalaureate, masters and specialist degrees, and participates in joint doctoral programs with the University of Missouri. Cape Girardeau, a historic city overlooking the Mississippi River, is the hub of a thriving county of approximately 78,000. Serving a region of more than 500,000 people, it is the largest center for retail, medical, manufacturing, communications, and cultural activities between St. Louis and Memphis.